The Bridge at Chateau Thierry

Description
Pencil sketch on paper. The focal point of the drawing is a demolished bridge in the center of the scene. Soldiers in the river are working on the bridge. The opposite bank of the river is lined with buildings. People and soldiers are standing along the bank of the river.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sketch
date made
1918-08-02
artist
Smith, J. Andre
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
graphite (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 9 in x 12 in; 22.86 cm x 30.48 cm
depicted
France: Picardie, Château-Thierry
ID Number
AF*26075
catalog number
26075
accession number
64592
related event
World War I
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Official Art from the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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